Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Product Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Product Management over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Product Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 180 222
Rank change year-on-year -15 +42 -4
Permanent jobs citing Product Management 32 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.58% 0.41% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.45% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 5
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £53,750 £49,155
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.93% +9.35% -1.69%
10th Percentile £31,375 £41,500 £38,250
90th Percentile £61,875 £59,750 £68,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

Product Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,014 4,260 5,543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 91.18% 91.28% 90.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3,272 2,684 3,514
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £66,225 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Product Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Product Management in Scotland

Product Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Product Management in Scotland.

Salary trend for Product Management in Scotland

Product Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Product Management in Scotland

Product Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -17 16 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Edinburgh -15 15 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Dundee - 2 - -
Product Management
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Product Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Scrum
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 9 (28.13%) Python
4 9 (28.13%) DevOps
5 8 (25.00%) HTML
6 7 (21.88%) Project Management
6 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
6 7 (21.88%) Ruby
6 7 (21.88%) QA
6 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (18.75%) Big Data
7 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
7 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
7 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (18.75%) CSS
7 6 (18.75%) Fintech
8 5 (15.63%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 5 (15.63%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (15.63%) JIRA
8 5 (15.63%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (15.63%) Banking
8 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (15.63%) React
8 5 (15.63%) SDLC
9 4 (12.50%) User Experience

Product Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (6.25%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Big Data
1 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.25%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (6.25%) QlikView
3 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) JIRA
2 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 5 (15.63%) Banking
2 4 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Product Owner
2 5 (15.63%) Senior Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Product Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Ruby Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Engineering Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Scrum Master
4 3 (9.38%) Software Development Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Product Owner
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Product Manager
5 2 (6.25%) UI Designer
5 2 (6.25%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) HTML
2 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
2 6 (18.75%) CSS
3 5 (15.63%) React
3 5 (15.63%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.25%) HTML5
5 2 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (3.13%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 6 (18.75%) Fintech
2 5 (15.63%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (12.50%) User Experience
4 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) CentOS
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Scrum
3 9 (28.13%) DevOps
4 7 (21.88%) Project Management
4 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
5 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (15.63%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 5 (15.63%) SDLC
7 4 (12.50%) A/B Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Line Management
7 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.38%) Kanban
8 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
8 3 (9.38%) User Stories
9 2 (6.25%) ITIL
9 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
9 2 (6.25%) Physics
9 2 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 10 (31.25%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) Python
4 7 (21.88%) Ruby
5 3 (9.38%) C#
6 2 (6.25%) C
6 2 (6.25%) C++
6 2 (6.25%) R
7 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.13%) Java
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
7 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) vCloud
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.13%) VMware